Lenore was born and raised on Long Island, New York. Lenore attended Miami University, Ohio for an undergraduate degree in social work and Columbia University, New York, for a Masters degree in social work. Lenore then served on active duty in the United States Marine Corps for eight years before attending law school at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. During law school, she was a board member and symposium editor for the North Carolina Journal of International Law. Lenore continues to serve in the United States Marine Corps Reserve in Great Lakes, Illinois.
Before joining Brownlee, Whitlow & Praet, PLLC in August 2021, Lenore worked as an attorney for a residential real estate law firm in Durham, North Carolina.
When not practicing law, Lenore enjoys spending time with her son, traveling, running, and exploring the outdoors.